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clark pic for obit

Herman Odell “Tink” Clark

8/20/1927 ~ 11/21/2017

Services will be held: 11/25/2017


Benjamin Byrd Cannon

9/15/1987 ~ 11/19/2017

Services will be held: 11/25/2017

Kathy Creech obit photo

Kathy Lynn Creech

08/29/1956 ~ 11/19/2017

Services will be held: 11/22/2017

Shelton Price obit, blanket and bulletin photo

Shelton Leroy Price

07/06/1923 ~ 11/17/2017

Services will be held: 11/21/2017

51Al and Marilyn's Wedding

Dr. Alfio Romano

09/16/1930 ~ 11/16/2017

Services will be held: 11/18/2017

Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

Jonathan Luke Patino

06/06/1997 ~ 11/14/2017

Services will be held: 11/20/2017

William Partin obit photo

Perrin Partin

07/05/1932 ~ 11/12/2017

Services will be held: 11/18/2017

Joyce Higgins obit photo

Joyce E. Higgins

12/14/1935 ~ 11/13/2017

Services will be held: 11/16/2017

Ed Little

Little Bulletin cover

02/04/1946 ~ 04/13/2017

Ed Little, 71, passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Transitions LifeCare.

Born February 4,1946 in Winston-Salem, he was the son of the late Melvin and Viona Little. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Tracy; daughter and son-in-law, Dana and Jody Whitaker of Ararat, NC; stepson and daughter-in-law, Ryne and Jessica Herring of Charlotte; and granddaughters, Brianna and Kimberly Whitaker. In addition, Ed is survived by his extended family, Sue Adams and Tammy and David Munoz of Goldsboro; and Tonya Adams and Jeff Mahorney of Durham. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Ted Little, whose wife Gloria still resides in N. Myrtle Beach, SC.

Ed was a graduate of Western Carolina University, and served in the U.S. Air Force. He was president of the State Employees Association of North Carolina in 1994-95 and retired in 2001 from the N.C. Department of Administration, Division of Purchase and Contract. Ed loved dogs, playing golf, gardening, and watching UNC Tar Heels basketball.

The family will receive friends at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home in Garner on Monday, April 17, 2017 at 1 p.m., with the memorial service to follow at 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Wake County SPCA at 200 Petfinders Lane, Raleigh, NC 27603 or to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation at 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, Illinois 60611



1-2 PM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
1200 Benson Road Garner, NC



2:00 PM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Chapel, Garner
1200 Benson Road Garner, NC


  1. Clay and Dianne Benton

    We are so sorry to hear about Ed. We lost touch after he left EM. We both thought so much of you and Ed He really made the 12-13 hours activations less painful. Our prayers to you and family and friends.

  2. Jim Lovejoy

    Ed, rest in peace. I enjoyed playing golf with you and I will continue to appreciateyour tips on putting.

  3. PNBrooks

    Tracy, Newell and I are saddened to hear of your loss of Ed. We pray that you find peace and comfort in the Lord. May Ed Rest In Eternal Peace.
    Newell and Pam Brooks

  4. Renee Dunn, former co-worker and friend

    Tracy, I am again expressing my condolences of the passing of your husband. I sent you a email on the day of his funeral and the email was not posted. You are in my thoughts and God Bless you and family. Renee

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